A man called Ove by Fredrik Backman. You will love or hate this book. This was a deceptively simple story about a miserable, quirky 59 year old man named Ove.Monique. Check it out: http://encore.sutherlandshire.nsw.gov.au/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1230176__Sa%20man%20called%20ove__Orightresult__X5?lang=eng&suite=cobalt
Fascinating story of a serial murderer, the beginning of psychiatry, and the early beginnings of forensic science. don't miss it. "Alienist" was the term given to doctors who worked with the mentally ill. The prevailing theory in the 19th century was that the mentally ill were "alienated" from the world around them, and hence the name.
Inspired by a period of several weeks in 1943, when the people of Denmark smuggled nearly 7,000 Jews out of the country, this historical novel is a sensitive and appropriate introduction to the Holocaust for young readers. Ages 9 and up.